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New Head of Lanxess Subsidiary Saltigo

Change of Management

New Head of Lanxess Subsidiary Saltigo

02/12/2016 - Torsten Derr, currently head of the Lanxess Board of Management’s Commercial & Supply Chain Excellence Initiative, will take over as head of Saltigo, a subsidiary of the specialty chemicals company. read...

Breakthrough Allows for a Large Decrease in Reactor Volume

Biomass to Sugars

Breakthrough Allows for a Large Decrease in Reactor Volume

02/12/2016 - Research in biomass-to-sugar conversion technologies makes it possible to reduce the size of reactor needed by a factor of up to 5,000 compared with traditional methods. The European Federation of Chemical Engineering acknowledged this research that was commended with the EFCE Excellence Award in Process Intensification. read...

Clariant Commences Construction of Masterbatch Plant in Saudi Arabia

White Masterbatches

Clariant Commences Construction of Masterbatch Plant in Saudi Arabia

02/11/2016 - Clariant started the construction work on a state-of–the art masterbatch production unit in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia. The new manufacturing site belongs to Clariant Masterbatches Saudi Arabia, a joint venture of Clariant and Rowad National Plastic Company. read...

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How to increase Ammonia Plant Capacity

Ammonia Production

How to increase Ammonia Plant Capacity

02/05/2016 - This paper investigates the technical and economical feasibility of several concepts for a 30 % capacity increase of an old ammonia plant. It shows an interesting way to overcome the limitations in the two most critical plant units: Reforming capacity is increased by a newly added autothermal reformer, while capacity is added to the ammonia synthesis by the Uhde Dual Pressure Process. read...

Endless Steel Belts for Highest Demands in Sulfur Processing

Sulfur Processing

Endless Steel Belts for Highest Demands in Sulfur Processing

02/04/2016 - “Continuous reliability” is the motto of Berndorf Band, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of process and transport belts. PROCESS has visited the firm. Immerse yourself in a fascinating world of endless belts. read...

Bioplastics on the Move! – How Can Plant Engineering React to the Biomass Boom?

Plant Engineering Biomass

Bioplastics on the Move! – How Can Plant Engineering React to the Biomass Boom?

02/04/2016 - Biomass – more than just a fuel for power generation: It carries the hope to be usable for an ever–increasing number of chemical intermediates and finished products. Let's take a look at the challenges that the biomass conversion, bioplastics and renewable feedstock poses for plant engineering... read...

Fighting Air Pollution: Tracking and Retaining Particulate Matter

Retainer Systems

Fighting Air Pollution: Tracking and Retaining Particulate Matter

02/02/2016 - Microwave digestion for the analysis of PM10 fraction of airborne particles — Particulate matter and suspended particles are a major health risk and must be reatined and controlled thoroughly. Monitoring them is, nevertheless, not easy. Elaborate digestion methods are needed to ensure reliable and robust retaining and determination o these substances... read...

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OPC Redundancy

Power of Prevention

There are thousands of highly interconnected and dynamic systems, both public and private, that make up North America’s electric power grid. read...

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How to increase Ammonia Plant Capacity

Ammonia Production

How to increase Ammonia Plant Capacity

05.02.16 - This paper investigates the technical and economical feasibility of several concepts for a 30 % capacity increase of an old ammonia plant. It shows an interesting way to overcome the limitations in the two most critical plant units: Reforming capacity is increased by a newly added autothermal reformer, while capacity is added to the ammonia synthesis by the Uhde Dual Pressure Process. read...

Company News

Harper International

Harper Awarded Australian Government Nuclear Contract

Harper announces a contract to supply a hot cell Rotary thermal processing system for use to treat waste from nuclear medicine production at the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO).

ProMinent Group

Reference: Nature and wellness par excellence

If you are looking for pure recreation amidst a breathtaking natural panorama, you will find it at the Hotel Jagdhof in the Austrian Stubai Valley. ...

AZO GmbH + Co. KG

AZO China moves to new office

The day 18th July, 2015 is an important one to AZO. AZO China moves to a new office on this day!

Freeman Technology Ltd

Freeman Technology launches a new ground-breaking powder tester for cost-efficient industrial measurement

Freeman Technology, a global leader in powder testing technology, has launched the Uniaxial Powder Tester (UPT) ...

Harper International

Harper Awarded Major Contract for Nuclear Material Processing Equipment with KEPCO Nuclear Fuel (KNF)

Harper International, world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, ...

HIMA Paul Hildebrandt GmbH

PDVSA chooses HIMA turbomachinery control

PDVSA, Venezuela’s state-owned oil and gas company, ...